Team news to face RoversReece Oxford is handed is full debut for the Royals this evening against Blackburn, in one of three changes to the starting XI after our weekend win over Leeds.
Midfielders Jordon Mutch and Adrian Popa are the other two drafted into the starting squad, with Danny Williams and Jordan Obita both absent after collecting injuries that the Whites and Garath McCleary named on the bench.
Centre-half Tiago Ilori is also available from the bench for the first time for over two months as he continues his return to full fitness.
Reading: Al-Habsi, Gunter (c), Blackett, Moore, Oxford, Kelly, Swift, Mutch, Beerens, Popa, Kermorgant.
Subs: Jaakkola, Mendes, McCleary, Ilori, Williams, Watson, Grabban.